Kanye West Tour

EVENT VENUE DATE/TIME  
Kanye West Adelaide Entertainment Centre
Hindmarsh, SA
Sunday
5/4/2014
7:30PM

Kanye West Rod Laver Arena
Melbourne, VIC
Tuesday
5/6/2014
7:30PM

Kanye West Qantas Credit Union Arena (Formerly Sydney Entertainment Center)
Sydney, NSW
Saturday
5/10/2014
7:30PM


kanye west Articles

Kanye West Returns to Rape and Pillage Bonnaroo : February 20, 2014

Bonnaroo's 2014 lineup has just been revealed, with Kanye West, Elton John and Jack White taking center stage as the festival's headliners. Also set to appear at 2014's event are ...

Kanye West, CHVRCHES Part of Free Downloads on Google Play : December 30, 2013

It's the end of 2013, and unless you've been alive for less than a year, you're probably used to the annual end of year culture competitions. Google Play have been running their ow ...

Kanye’s Yeezus Tour Hit By Postponements : November 01, 2013

Bad news for Kanye fans - Kanye West has postponed several upcoming dates on his Yeezus tour after a truck carrying a 60-foot circular LED screen and custom-made video truss crashe ...

Kanye West Unveils the Yeezus Tour with Kendrick Lamar : September 09, 2013

Kanye West has just announced a new tour in support of his latest album Yeezus, marking his first solo stint since 2008's Glow in the Dark tour. Well, to be honest, announcing is ...

Kayne West Set to Tour Behind ‘Yeezus’ : June 19, 2013

Kanye West has had a busy few days. His new baby is four days old and his new album, Yeezus, is one day old, but it looks like he’s already been looking into the future and will ...

Guns n Roses Added as Headliner for Governors Ball : February 08, 2013

New York City’s Governors Ball already had two of the biggest headliners of this year’s festival season with Kanye West and Kings of Leon, but now Guns N’ Roses have signed o ...

Kanye West, Kings of Leon, Nas Sign On for Governors Ball Festival : January 22, 2013

Kanye West, Kings of Leon, Nas and a mysterious “too be announced” artist will headline this year's incarnation of New York City's Governors Ball music festival. In its thir ...

Kanye West Lines Up Three Nights in Atlantic City’s Ovation Hall : November 21, 2012

Kanye West will undertake a three-night residency at the Revel Ovation Hall in Atlantic City, N.J. right before New Year’s Eve this year. The dates will be December 28-30, and ...

Kanye West, Lou Reed, Keane Sign On for UR1 Festival : September 06, 2012

In one of the most eclectic festival headline announcements of the year, Kanye West, Lou Read and Keane will be the big names at the first ever UR1 Festival in Miami. The festiv ...

Kanye West Goes Solo at Atlantic City’s Ovation Hall July 6-7 : June 19, 2012

Following in the footsteps of his good friend Beyonce, Kanye West has announced a two-night stand at Atlantic City’s Revel Resort. West hasn’t performed any solo shows since ...

Jay-Z, Kanye West Set to Kick Off European Tour : February 21, 2012

After an extensive tour for their collaborative album Watch the Throne kept them on the road for the majority of the end of last year, Kanye West and Jay-Z have announced that now ...

Kanye West Top Grammy Nominations with 7 : December 01, 2011

Announced during a televised ceremony on Wednesday night, the nominations for the 2012 Grammy Awards have been announced, and Kanye West leads the competition with seven. West rece ...

Are You Ready for ‘Kanye West: The Musical?’ : August 22, 2011

Thanks to Sydney University in Australia, a musical inspired by Kanye West exists now. Brilliantly titled “Kanye: The Musical,” it tells the life story of the controversial rap ...

Jay-Z, Kanye Add Shows in New Orleans, Pittsburgh, KC : August 05, 2011

Kanye West and Jay-Z, after altering their tour so that they could add more cities onto the itinerary of their outing “Watch The Throne” have announced these new dates. Now the ...

Kanye West, Jay-Z Take ‘The Throne’ on Fall Tour : July 25, 2011

Just when you thought the hype over “Watch the Throne,” the joint LP from Jay-Z and Kanye West couldn't get more over blown, now we are learning that the pair have established ...

Jay-Z, Kanye West ‘Watch the Throne’ Said to Drop July 4 : July 01, 2011

The release date for the collaborative LP from Jay-Z and Kanye West “Watch the Throne” will be reportedly be three days from now. Earlier this month thesource.com, a hip hop ...

Kanye West’s G.O.O.D. Label Now Under Def Jam Umbrella : June 27, 2011

It's official. G.O.O.D. Music, Kayne West's record label, and Island Def Jam Music Group have reached a worldwide, exclusive long-term label agreement, establishing West's label as ...

Kanye West, Britney Spears, Kid Rock Headline Milwaukee Summerfest : June 02, 2011

Summerfest considers itself to be the largest music festival in the world. Back in 1999 they even got Guiness to certify that for them. The 11 day event based in Milwaukee, WI feat ...

Kanye West, Coldplay, Arcade Fire Light Up ACL Festival Lineup : May 17, 2011

On Tuesday, rumors that had been circulating for months about ACL's festival lineup, were denied as well as confirmed when the docket for the 10th anniversary festival was released ...

Katy Perry, Kanye West Perform on ‘American Idol’ : April 22, 2011

Katy Perry, armed with her new single “E.T”, graced the ‘American Idol’ stage Thursday night, but the Queen Alien wasn’t alone, Kanye West escorted her throughout the per ...

Kanye West Plays Sold Out Club Show in NY : November 23, 2010

Kanye West has released another controversial and yet successful album entitled “My Beautiful Dark Twisted Fantasy”. It was highly acclaimed by music critics and it was indeed ...

Kanye West, Lady Gaga Team Up for 30 City Tour : September 18, 2009

Kanye West has been all over the news this week for all the wrong reasons. After preempting Taylor Swift’s MTV Video Music Award speech by blathering on about Beyonce, he’s now ...


kanye west Biography

The American singer, rapper and record producer Kanye West was born in Atlanta, Georgia on June 8, 1977. West first became famous as a Roc-A-Fella Records producer. He received recognition for the work he did on “The Blueprint” by Jay-Z in addition to other hit singles for other musicians, including Janet Jackson, Ludacris and Alicia Keys. Originally West's production style used vocal samples that were pitched-up from soul songs incorporating drums as well as other instruments. On subsequent productions West broadened his musical palette, incorporating influences from classical music, synth-pop, electronica, alternative, folk, arena rock, trip hop, baroque pop and '70s R&B.

Kanye West has released five albums and all have been certified platinum, won critical claim and won many awards, including fourteen Grammys. “The College Dropout,” West's debut album, was released in 2004. “Late Registration” was released in 2005, “Graduation” in 2007. In 2008, Kanye West released “808s & Heartbreak” and in 2010 “My Beautiful Dark Twisted Fantasy.” All the albums have been commercial successes. Upon its release “My Beautiful Dark Twisted Fantasy” became West's fourth No. 1 U.S. album in a row. West owns GOOD Music, a record label, as well. Their artists include Kid Cudi, Common and John Legend.